• Promoting

  • Promoting local and regional self-government and the institutional reinforcement of local governments in the region

Bringing Together
  • Bringing Together

  • Bringing together local officials and policy makers to strengthen the feeling of sharing a common Mediterranean destiny

Developing and enhancing
  • Developing and enhancing

  • Developing and enhancing the role of local institutions in the formulation, management and leadership of development and solidarity policies the closest to the citizens

Providing information
  • Providing information

  • Providing information on available initiatives and mechanisms for local and regional development


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Proceedings of the 4th FALRM soon available

Proceedings of 4th Forum of Local and Regional Authorities of the Mediterranean (Tangiers, 30 November 2016 ) and Workshops of the Mediterranean Commission of UCLG (Sousse, 22&23 September 2016) are now available.


This document shows concrete examples and key success factors for a dynamic territorial diplomacy led by local and regional governments.

“The people of the Mediterranean Region have high expectations in terms of security, employment and the improvement of living standards, and renewal of political practices.” Mohamed BOUDRA, President of the Political Council of UCLG MEDITERRANEAN COMMISSION and Mayor of Al Hoceima

Read the Proceedings of 4th Forum of Local and Regional Authorities of the Mediterranean on issuu or here : EN_CGLU_brochure_20x27



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